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Here's How The Obamas' Netflix Deal May Impact Their Net Worth

1 month ago   |   By News One

Barack and Michelle Obama , one of Black America's favorite couples, may see a significantly higher net worth after signing their Netflix deal, which was finally confirmed Monday .
The multi-year partnership venture, first reported by The New York Times when the Obamas entered negotiations with Netflix in March, will likely put some serious bank in the couple's account. Netflix has not disclosed the deal's valuation, but Shonda Rhimes signed a $100 million deal when the streaming giant poached her from ABC.
The Obamas will be working on a variety of show formats: docu-series...
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People are threatening to boycott Netflix after the Obamas signed a deal with the streaming service

People are threatening to boycott Netflix after the Obamas signed a deal with the streaming service

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama have signed a multi-year deal with Netflix to produce original shows.
The conservative backlash on social media has already begun.
Some are threatening to cancel their Netflix subscriptions over the news.
It's not the first time: In March, many conservatives were outraged when former UN Ambassador Susan Rice joined Netflix's board of directors.
Former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama have signed a deal with Netflix to produce original TV shows and movies , and the conservative backlash against the streaming...
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Barack and Michelle Obama Just Signed a Multi-Year Deal With Netflix

1 month ago   |   By Time

Barack and Michelle Obama are getting into the television business with Monday's announcement that they had signed a multi-year deal with Netflix .
The former president and first lady have formed their own production company, Higher Ground Productions, for the material. In announcing a deal that had been rumored since March, Netflix offered no specifics on what shows they would make.
Netflix said the Obamas would make “a diverse mix of content,” potentially including scripted and unscripted series, documentaries or features.
“We hope to cultivate and curate the talented, inspiring...
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